| Sep 17, 2014
| 1:49 PM
University of Virginia volleyball player Meghan McDowell was able to play close to home over the weekend.
But McDowell, a redshirt-freshman setter, and her teammates, finished 0-3 at the Wildcat Classic at Northwestern University in Evanston.
| Sep 17, 2014
| 5:43 PM
Arkansas coach Bret Bielema said he took special notice of a full-page advertisement a Northern Illinois alumni group placed in the Tribune last week, teasing the University of Illinois about not having the Huskies on its schedule.
"I played these (NIU)...
| Sep 17, 2014
| 7:24 PM
For a number of reasons, the girls on the soccer teams at Saucon Valley and Southern Lehigh high schools have a healthy rivalry. They share a border, they regularly play close games and they are regular contenders for Colonial League and District 11 Class...
| Sep 16, 2014
| 1:41 PM
The Maryland's men's basketball team will have at least 11 of its conference games featured on the Big Ten Network this winter.
The Big Ten Network announced a schedule for 77 conference matchups on Tuesday, including 10 straight weeks of "Super...
| Aug 6, 2014
| 6:43 AM
Last year, Northwestern introduced a new basketball coach in Chris Collins.
This year? A new team. Seven of the 13 players on the roster never have suited up for Northwestern, including transfer Jeremiah Kreisberg (Yale) and walk-on Nick Seguara....
| Sep 14, 2014
Northwestern's first seven series against Northern Illinois last Saturday ended like this: punt, punt, interception, punt, punt, punt, punt.
No wonder Wildcats coach Pat Fitzgerald said of his offense: "Right now we don't have any guys playing at an...
| Aug 13, 2014
| 8:33 PM
One day after Venric Mark said he planned to “hit the ground running” after returning from a two-game suspension, Northwestern announced that its star tailback is hitting the road.
The news release says Mark, a native Texan, is leaving...
| Aug 12, 2014
| 12:00 PM
The Big Ten/ACC Challenge game times were set by ESPN, the network announced Tuesday.
Illinois' game at Miami will air on Dec. 2 at 8 p.m. CST on either ESPNU or ESPN2. Northwestern hosts Georgia Tech at 8:15 p.m. on Dec 3, which will air on ESPNU....
| Aug 16, 2014
| 2:34 PM
If you ask Michigan defensive end Frank Clark, Wolverines linebacker Jake Ryan always makes sure he keeps up appearances.
"He's a really laid-back type of guy, keeps a smile on his face and always makes sure his hair is in perfect condition," Clark...
| Aug 18, 2014
| 7:42 PM
The Northwestern men's soccer team has hit the ground running.
The Wildcats had their first practice Wednesday, exhibition matches in New Jersey on Saturday and Tuesday and will have another exhibition game this week leading to their Aug. 29 season...
| Aug 14, 2014
| 4:46 PM
KENOSHA, Wis. — A day later, the only thing clear about Venric Mark is that he no longer plays for Northwestern. He departed Camp Kenosha on Wednesday, much to the sadness of his teammates.
“It’s a family member our guys know and love,...